#42494a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42494a is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 29% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.8% cyan, 1.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 71% black. It has a hue angle of 187.5 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 27.5%. #42494a color hex could be obtained by blending #849294 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#42494a color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#42494a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42494a has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:74 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 4344138.

Hex triplet 42494a #42494a
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 74 rgb(66,73,74)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 29 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,29%)
CMYK 11, 1, 0, 71
HSL 187.5°, 5.7, 27.5 hsl(187.5,5.7%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.5°, 10.8, 29
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 30.443, -2.601, -1.574
XYZ 5.865, 6.418, 7.408
xyY 0.298, 0.326, 6.418
CIE-LCH 30.443, 3.04, 211.173
CIE-LUV 30.443, -3.634, -1.529
Hunter-Lab 25.333, -3.007, 0.396
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 01001010

Color Schemes with #42494a

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Alternatives to #42494a

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#42494a Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42494a

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42494a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42494a is the less saturated color, while #01798b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42494a is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #464748 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #525052 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #574e54 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4c5157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c4d4f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f4c50 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #484e52 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population